Fedora 26 : httpd (2018-e6d9251471)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 109745
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VPR Score: 7.4


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This update :

- fixes the **mod_md** default store directory

- fixes a startup failure in certain **mod_ssl** vhost configurations


This update includes the latest upstream release of the Apache HTTP Server, version 2.4.33. A number of security vulnerabilities are fixed in this release :

- *Low*: Possible out of bound read in mod_cache_socache (CVE-2018-1303)

- *Low*: Possible out of bound access after failure in reading the HTTP request (CVE-2018-1301)

- *Low*: Weak Digest auth nonce generation in mod_auth_digest (CVE-2018-1312)

- *Low*: <FilesMatch> bypass with a trailing newline in the file name (CVE-2017-15715)

- *Low*: Out of bound write in mod_authnz_ldap when using too small Accept-Language values (CVE-2017-15710)

- *Moderate*: Tampering of mod_session data for CGI applications (CVE-2018-1283)

For more information about changes in this release, see:

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora update system website.
Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected httpd package.

See Also


Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 109745

File Name: fedora_2018-e6d9251471.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/14/2018

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 7.4

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:httpd, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:26

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 5/12/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/26/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-15710, CVE-2017-15715, CVE-2018-1283, CVE-2018-1301, CVE-2018-1303, CVE-2018-1312